Daniela (b.1996) is a multidisciplinary artist and writer from Lima, Peru interested in socio-cultural issues related to identity and migration. She graduated from the Royal College of Art (London) and from NYU Tisch with a BFA in Film Production and Comparative Literature with a focus on post-colonialism and politics of representation.  Her work and transnational interests have been influenced by her early years between Lima and Australia, her studies in Paris and Abu Dhabi and regional travels. 

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daniela.rivera2707 [at] gmail.com

Publications | Words

2020  Remote learning is deepening the divide between rich and poor, The Washington Post (assignment)
             Living within the Collapsed Myth of Multiculturalism: Afro-descendent women during Covid-19, ReVista, Harvard Review of Latin America
            ¿Para qué sueñas? Identidad, imágenes y movimiento Journal ESFERAS (link)
             [Words and photography taken in Jerusalem and in the West Bank]
            'Separation by sex': gendered lockdown fuelling hate crimes, Global Development, The Guardian
            Guinea Pig meat returns to the plates of Peru, Global Development, The Guardian
2019  Seaside sentries: Britain's coastal navigation markers – in pictures  The Observer New Review

            UK pledges £2m to help end stigma and shame of period poverty Global Development, The Guardian
2018  Movimiento y Migración (p.17) "Precariedad/Precariousness" ESFERAS Issue 8/Spring

Exhibitions and Recognitions

2020  Guest Curator, Everyday Latin America, November (2020)
              Special Mention, Rotterdam Photo Festival 2021 (online)
             Finalist 2020 Meitar Award for Excellence in Photography, PHOTO IS:RAEL, Tel Aviv
             #ICPConcerned Global Images for Global Crisis, International Center of Photography, New York
             Finalist, Critical Mass 2020, PhotoLucida, Portland
            KONTINUUM, Kleine Humboldt Galerie, Berlin, Germany 
            Artwork in Flamantes #19, Libro de Artistas, Madrid

2019 Final Exhibition of Grad Dip, Royal College of Art, London, UK
2017 Project Space Exhibition, Abu Dhabi, UAE
           Exhibition "Mujeres" by Aguafuerte Galería, Mexico City, Mexico
2016 Buenos Aires Photo Exhibition with Galería Imaginario, Buenos Aires, Argentina


2020 Picture Berlin, Re-Imagining Wanders (Art and Activism), Berlin, Germany postponed due to COVID



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